English English Dictionary

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ease in English:

1. easy

I'm easy.
Go easy on him. He's still new around here.
Take it easy. I can assure you that everything will turn out fine.
A good password should be difficult to guess, but easy to remember.
Never choose a vocation just because it looks easy.
Knowing how much school for my kids is costing, it's impossible to relax with a beer and take it easy.
After we finish digging the trench, planting the flowers will be easy.
This is more like a liquid than a facial cream. That makes it easy to use.
To prevent the disease from spreading quickly was not an easy task.
Pick a job that you enjoy and working will seem easy.
American generals believed they could win an easy victory.
At first, he thought English very difficult, but now he thinks it is easy.
The movie rights to a successful novel is easy money for the writer of the novel.
The test was really easy. I think I'll get 100%.
Getting a sports car is easy, compared to the maintenance one must do on it.

2. the state of experiencing no difficulty effort pain

3. absence of difficulty or effort

English word "ease"(absence of difficulty or effort) occurs in sets:

TOEFL - Most important words 151 - 175

4. relieve

Do you have anything to relieve a headache?
The bank rate cut is expected to relieve the severe financial squeeze that has hit industry.
If you stop and relax, this will relieve the tension and stress in your shoulders.
No words can relieve her deep sorrow.
I was relieved (to hear/that...)
When you're about to have exams, lifting weights really does relieve stress, and it's also good for your mind and body.
Technically, drugs that cause miosis can relieve the PNS effects of those causing mydriasis since sympathetic and parasympathetic stimulation tend to negate each others' effects.
relieved (adj) relief (n)
If I could relieve the experience, I would try to change the way I reacted.
I feel relieved.
She was given a ​shot of ​morphine to relieve the ​pain. The ​guard is relieved at 6 p.m. by the ​night watchman.
The new medication relieved him to some degree, but he still felt a lot of pain.
breathing exercises can help to relieve stress
it helps to relieve staff from recurring routine tasks
I was relieved that she phoned to say where she was.

5. piece of cake

This test was just a piece of cake.
making it was piece of cake
The exam was a piece of cake
This is simply a piece of cake for me! I have always been good at maths.
You’ll learn the recipe without a problem. It’s a piece of cake!
I don't know why you are so worried. I thought the exam was a piece of cake.
It was a piece of cake!
- How was the exam? - It was a piece of cake!
The test was a piece of cake.